Walk 1115

Goatfell, Isle of Arran

County/Area - North Ayrshire

Author - John Turner

Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km

Ascent - 3200 feet / 970 metres

Grade - mod/hard

An Isle of Arran route that avoids the crowds in an ascent of Goatfell. The route incolves scrambling and needs good navigational skills. The route starts from Sannox and using two cars would save some road walking.

Walk Description

Map showing start

Suggested Maps

It is recommended you take a map with you when following a walk route. The preferred scale is 1:25000 used by the Explorer series. Note If two maps are listed at the same scale then either (a) both are required for full coverage of the route or (b) the route is covered on both maps.

- OS Explorer - Sheet 361 BUY MAP

- OS Landranger - Sheet 69 BUY MAP

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Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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21.8 miles / 34.9 km away

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